Sony BMG are pleased to announce the release of a special edition extended DVD, “Vicarious”, from Tool.
The DVD features the original video for “Vicarious” (taken from Tool’s recent hugely critically acclaimed album “10,000 Days”) in amongst a host of unique extras.
Tool remain one of the most innovative and exciting bands in music today – a multi-platinum act across the world, the band are a huge breath of fresh air in a stale scene. Musically one of the most creative bands in rock, Tool are also renowned for their visual output – artwork, videos and live shows. Tool’s artwork is the brainchild of guitarist Adam Jones (a hugely gifted artists in his own right who worked on projects as diverse as Terminator and the Jurassic Park movie). As a band, Tool are uncompromising, unflinching and incomparable – their artwork is a reflection of this.
The “Vicarious” DVD gives a rare insight into the unique world of Tool’s artwork and videos. The packaging of the DVD also features a unique set of hologram card inserts. Full running order of DVD is as follows
1. Vicarious video 8:47
2. Audio Commentary by David Cross (both Vicarious videos with his comments speaking over it)
Take 1 “Brandy” 8:47
Take 2 “Mandy” 8:47
3. The Vicarious Documentary 40:46 (a behind-the-scenes making of piece that takes you through the history of Adam Jones’ visual effects work and the process and people involved in the creation of the groundbreaking all CGI video for “Vicarious”)
4. Story Boards – 1:17 (a look at a selection of the original story boards for the “Vicarious” video by Adam Jones and Alex Grey.
5. CoSM (Alex And Allyson Grey Chapel of Sacred Mirrors) 4:09 (a short visit to Alex Grey’s NYC art gallery installation)
The “Vicarious” DVD is released through Volcano / Sony BMG on the 17th December 2007. The album “10,000 Days” is available now.